- Mar. 30 - Apr. 3 - NFL Annual Meeting, Palm Beach, Fla.
- April 18 - Signing period ends for restricted free agents
- April 25 - Deadline for old club to exercise right of first refusal to restricted free agents
- April 26 - NFL Draft Rounds 1-2
- April 27 - NFL Draft Rounds 3-7
- May 2-4 - Patriots Rookie Minicamp
- May 19-21 - NFL Spring Meeting, Buckhead, Ga.
- June 6-8 - Patriots Full Squad Minicamp
- June 9 - Patriots Charitable Foundation
- June 29-July 2 - NFL Rookie Symposium, Carlsbad, Calif.
- Late July - Training camps open
- August 2 - Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony (LB Andre Tippett enshrined)
- August 7-11 - First Preseason Weekend
- August 14-18 - Second Preseason Weekend
- August 21-25 - Third Preseason Weekend
- August 26 - Roster cutdown to maximum of 75 players
- August 27-29 - Fourth Preseason Weekend
- August 30 - Roster cutdown to maximum of 53 players
- September 4-8 - Kickoff 2008 Weekend